Final Fantasy XIV News

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Final Fantasy XIV - 3 months ago

Live action Final Fantasy XIV TV series from Hivemind and Sony Pictures likely coming to Amazon

Hivemind, the production company behind Amazon's The Expanse and Netflix's upcoming adaption of The Witcher has announced in partnership with Sony Pictures Television that they are developing a live-action television series based on Final Fantasy XIV...

Final Fantasy XIV - 3 months ago

Tom Holland trains to become the Warrior of Darkness in a FFXIV ad with Hannibal Buress

Square Enix has put some serious star power behind their advertising campaign for Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers enlisting the Marvel Cinematic Universe's Spider-Man in Tom Holland to train to become the Warrior of Darkness in a new humorous ad wi...

Final Fantasy XIV - 3 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers launch trailer is here early

Final Fantasy XIV producer/director Naoki Yoshida has shared the launch trailer for Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers a little early in celebration of E3 2019. You can check it out below. ...


Final Fantasy XIV - 4 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV surpasses 16 million players, Shadowbringers benchmark now available

The Final Fantasy XIV team have announced in their latest Letter from the Producer livestream that the MMO has now surpassed 16 million players around the world. In addition, they also released the Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers bench...

Final Fantasy XIV - 4 months ago

Yoko Taro asked Naoki Yoshida if he was trying to end Final Fantasy in response to their collab

In an interview with PlayStation Blog, Final Fantasy XIV producer/director Naoki Yoshida has revealed Nier series director Yoko Taro's response to the idea of him writing a Nier Automata event in Final Fantasy XIV. “Are you for rea...

Final Fantasy XIV - 6 months ago

Naoki Yoshida's studio's new project confirmed as a large scale game for next gen

Following Square Enix's recent restructure of their internal Japanese game development studios they have updated their recruitment page for a new project from Naoki Yoshida's division. This new project was revealed through the recruitmen...

Final Fantasy XIV - 6 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV team's April Fools Day 2019 joke is an Omega Smart Home Assistant

The Final Fantasy XIV team have continued their streak of funny April Fools Day jokes for 2019. This year they have released a commercial for Omega, a Smart Home Assistant. You can check it out below. ...

Dissidia Final Fantasy NT - 6 months ago

Zenos yae Galvus is coming to Dissidia Final Fantasy

Square Enix has announced that Final Fantasy XIV will finally get a second character in Dissidia Final Fantasy with the arrival of Zenos yae Galvus. He will be added to the arcade version of the game on March 26. And then he will be released as an add-on for the PlayStation 4...

Final Fantasy XIV - 6 months ago

FFXIV Patch 4.56 A Requiem for Heroes Part 2 arrives March 26, XV event arrives April 16

The Final Fantasy XIV team have announced that Patch 4.56 - A Requiem for Heroes - Part 2 is scheduled to be released on March 26. It will bring the conclusion to the main storyline of Stormblood as well as further Hildibrand Adventures and Beast Tribe Quests. It will be followed by...


Final Fantasy XIV - 6 months ago

Check out some of the new content coming in Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers

Square Enix has shared a lot of new content for Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers at Fan Fest Tokyo 2019. First, they shared looks at new towns The Crystarium and Eulmore. As well as a look at the new area Lakeland. And also the new job Dancer and the new race The Hrothgar. Finally, they...

Final Fantasy Record Keeper - 6 months ago

Record Keeper's global version celebrates 4 years, Kitase teases another Mobius event

The fourth anniversary of the global version of Final Fantasy Record Keeper is approaching and Square Enix has launched a special website for the milestone. It features a Record Chronology recapping key events from the past 4 years, a calendar for upcoming updates and gifts, wallpapers and special messages. These special messages...

Final Fantasy XIV - 7 months ago

Naoki Yoshida talks about how Final Fantasy XIV's Nier: Automata event came to be

Following the surprise announcement of the Nier: Automata Alliance Raid coming to Final Fantasy XIV, producer/director Naoki Yoshida revealed how it came to be in an interview with Famitsu. In this Yoshida confirms Nier series director Yoko Taro is writing the event, similar to Yasumi Matsuno for the Final Fantasy XII...


Final Fantasy XIV - 7 months ago

Final Fantasy XV comes to Final Fantasy XIV in mid April

Square Enix has finally given a first look at the Final Fantasy XV event coming to Final Fantasy XIV along with revealing that it will be launched in mid April 2019. The collaboration event will see Final Fantasy XV's Noctis Lucis Caelum enter the world of Hydaelyn with the Regalia. Magitek...

Final Fantasy XIV - 7 months ago

Nier: Automata coming to Final Fantasy XIV with YoRHa: Dark Apocalypse alliance raid series

Square Enix has announced that Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers will at some point bring a new alliance raid series based on the PlatinumGames developed Nier: Automata. Titled YoRHa: Dark Apocalypse, it will include some involvement from Nier series producer Yosuke Saito and director Yoko Taro....

Final Fantasy XIV - 7 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers launches July 2, 2019

Final Fantasy XIV producer/director Naoki Yoshida has announced during his keynote address at Final Fantasy XIV Fan Fest 2019 in Paris, France that the next expansion for the MMO will launch on July 2, 2019. Those who pre-order Final Fantasy XIV: Shadowbringers will get Early Access to the expansion starting June...


Final Fantasy XIV - 8 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV team conclude their look back with Part 3: Stormblood

Square Enix has released Part 3 of A Look Back at Five Years of Final Fantasy XIV with key members of the Final Fantasy XIV team in English via the Final Fantasy Portal Site. This third and final part focuses on the game's 2nd expansion Stormblood. They talk about its origins...

Final Fantasy XIV - 9 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV team continue their look back with Part 2: Heavensward

Square Enix has released Part 2 of the A Look Back at Five Years of Final Fantasy XIV with key members of the Final Fantasy XIV team in English via the Final Fantasy Portal Site. This part focuses on the game's first expansion, Heavensward and how they developed it alongside patches...

Final Fantasy XIV - 9 months ago

Final Fantasy XIV Patch 4.5 - A Requiem for Heroes Part 1 arrives January 8

Square Enix has announced that Final Fantasy XIV Patch 4.5 - A Requiem for Heroes's first part will be released on January 8, 2019. Part 2 is scheduled for late March 2019. You can check out a new trailer for it below. ...